Week of August 29 - September 2
A. Argument(Noun)- Multiple views from different Vocabulary people
B. Denotation and connotation are an argument about the dictionary definition and your own definition.
A. Cite(Verb)- to quote a passage, book, or author as evidence for an argument or statement, especially in a school work
B. Although Mason new I was right, I still cited for our argument.
3. Passive Voice
A. Passive Voice(Noun)- The noun or noun phrase that would be the object of an active sentence.
B. I asked Liz what passive voice was, but she did not know.
A. Giving human trait to nonhumans
B. bugs bunny has personification
Bugs bunny talking and almost getting eaten.
5. Point of View
A. Point of View(Noun)- In fictional stories the narrator's view of the story.
B. Because my class is reading different books, so we all have a different point of view.
A group of people with different views of the snow.
A. Collaborate(Verb)- work in a group on an activity, to get something done
B. During Daniels Story we had to collaborate in groups of four.
Teamwork involves collaborating.
A. Evolve(Verb)- develop from a simple to a more complex form.
B. Every year you pass in school you get harder work, so you are evolving.
Apple the store evolved apple sign over the years.
A. Meticulous(Adjective)- showing great attention to detail; very careful and precise.
B. Doctors have to be meticulous, so they don't injure their patients.
A doctor being meticulous.
A. Articulate(Adjective)- having or showing the ability to speak fluently and coherently
B. I have to take speech because my R's are bad.
The first lady giving a speech.
A. Agile(Adjective)- To move quickly and easily
B. In basketball Liz has to be agile because she is the point guard.
Summer Sweeting being agile in basketball.